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Old 04-19-2018, 03:47 PM
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We had a good debate with some friends about whether or not a disc golf disc would go through a watermelon if you threw it hard enough. We tried it out and recorded it. The MVP Catalyst is high speed and aerodynamic enough to give us the best chance at doing it.

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Old 04-19-2018, 03:53 PM
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How about a William Tell throw?

And now I know how to open those pesky, tough, bananas.
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:22 PM
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Gotta remove the stickers on the apples. Measurable thickness and such.
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:28 PM
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Sounds like you're just trying to plug an MVP disc. Any personal interest there?

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Old 04-19-2018, 04:30 PM
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There is an apple out there by the name Envy. Hmm. What would happen if an Envy disc were thrown at an Envy apple?
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:30 PM
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That is awesome, and terrifying.

At least we know that watermelons are softer than skulls:


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Old 04-19-2018, 04:30 PM
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"We had a good debate with some friends about whether or not a disc golf disc would go through a watermelon if you threw it hard enough."

Of course the answer is yes.
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:32 PM
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All that poor helpless fruit!!
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:40 PM
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Kind of hard to watch the watermelon scream out in slo-mo pain from 8 - 22 seconds.
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Old 04-19-2018, 04:42 PM
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Waiting for the decapitation video next.
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